Bookstore Discount Policy

Op7.03 Bookstore Discount Policy

Policy statement

  1. Student employees at the Missouri State Bookstore will be eligible for a 35% discount on clothes and logoed items. They will also be eligible for a 25% discount on used books and a 15% discount on new books. They will be eligible for a 15% discount, like faculty and staff, on other items.
  2. Full-time faculty and staff of Missouri State will be eligible to purchase all items at a 10% discount, with the exception of technology products where no discount is allowed.
  3. Missouri State students who are SOAR leaders will be eligible for a 15% discount on textbooks on those periods when they are employed as SOAR leaders.
  4. Graduate assistants will be eligible for a 10% discount on all items for which Missouri State employees may receive a 10% discount.
  5. The Department of Residence Life, Housing, and Dining Services will continue to purchase textbooks for resident assistants as a condition of employment and they will be given a 10% discount on purchases for this purpose.
  6. With the exception of selected closeouts that have little market value, no discount will be given which exceeds the profit margin on any item. Under no circumstances will any individual discount listed in this policy be combined during a promotional discounted event.